Sometimes your life is split by a single decision.
I’ve spent every day of the last seven years regretting mine: he left, and I didn’t follow. A thousand letters went unanswered, my words like petals in the wind, spinning away into nothing, taking me with them.
But now he’s back.
I barely recognize the man he’s become, but I can still see a glimmer of the boy who asked me to be his forever, the boy I walked away from when I was young and afraid.
Maybe if he’d come home under better circumstances, he could speak to me without anger in his voice. Maybe if I’d said yes all those years ago, he’d look at me without the weight of rejection in his eyes. Maybe if things were different, we would have had a chance.
One regretted decision sent him away. One painful journey bought him back to me. I only wish I could keep him.
*A contemporary romance inspired by Jane Austen’s Persuasion*
I am slightly intimidated about writing a review for this book. This book is a completely amazing emotional work of art and I do not believe that anything I write will bring it justice.
Staci Hart’s A Thousand Letters will bring every emotion you have ever had forward. You will have all the feels – love, hate, life, death, sadness, laughter, forgiveness and redemption.
Ms. Hart has written an amazing story and we are fortunate to be able to enjoy her written words. Every chapter begins with poetry. Some good, some great, and some that will take your breath away. That pretty much is the whole book though.
I have loved Staci Hart’s past work, but with this book she has completely stolen my heart and soul.
From roots in Houston, to a seven year stint in Southern California, Staci and her family ended up settling somewhere in between and equally north, in Denver. They are new enough that snow is still magical. When she’s not writing, she’s sleeping, cleaning, or designing graphics.